2012 South Africa; Drama; DCP/HDCAM SR; 103 minutes; aspect ratio 1:2,35; 6 channel mix; original language Tshivenda with English subtitles
|DIRECTOR||Ntshavheni Wa Luruli|
|WRITER||Ntshavheni Wa Luruli|
|DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY||Lance Gewer|
|EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS||Ketso Gordhan, Florence Masebe|
|PRODUCTION COMPANY||Shadowy Meadows Production Blackboard Trust|
Elelwani and her boyfriend are in love and plan to spend the rest of their lives together. They are both educated and live urban lives with aspirations to travel abroad. After the University graduation Elelwani returns to her family in the rural countryside to introduce her boyfriend and announce their future plans. But the weight of tradition bears heavily on her family and they refuse to accept the union. The father wants his daughter to become the wife of the local king, despite her insistent refusal. What unfolds is a secret hidden by the royal family from the community and Elelwani is destined to uncover these mysteries and deceptions.